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New GIS partnership helps launch conference to empower women in sport

GIS is thrilled to be supporting the Miami Women’s Edition Conference for International Women’s Day 2024, within our new partnership with Everything In Sport. (EIS) 

The conference will take place at our Miami Campus, based at Inter Miami’s Chase Stadium, on March 8, 2024. 

The aim of the conference is to bring together industry experts, thought leaders and aspiring professionals from across the sports industry. 

These experts will discuss key issues, share insights, and inspire action.  The panels will be guided by EIS five-core themes: Education, Gamification, Innovation, Regulation and Stimulation. 

Everything In Sport, brings together high-level executives and decision-makers from sport and business around the world to meet, network and create business relationships over the course of our events. We connect thought leaders with crucial industry intelligence to investors keen to help them drive ‘Sport for Social Change’. Everything In Sport (EIS) is powered by Omnia Media which is a subsidiary brand of Omnia Sports Group.  

This collaboration marks a significant step towards empowering women in sports and driving positive ‘Sport for Social Change’ across the global industry. 

Commenting on the partnership, Omnia Sports Group Executive Director, Ian Budge said: “The mission, vision, and values of the Global Institute of Sport are in complete alignment with Everything In Sport. 

‘Sport for Social Change’ depends on individuals committed to doing good things, and this is achieved through collaboration, education, and ensuring that current and future leaders in all facets of sports are equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to make a significant impact. 

“We are thrilled to embark on this journey together and are eager to see where our collaboration will lead. Both organisations share the courage and curiosity to make substantial strides in transforming the industry.” 

Sharona Friedman, president of the Global Institute of Sport, said: “As an organisation working with Everything In Sport, the Global Institute of Sport greatly admires their work across the world, particularly empowering women within the sports industry. 

“We’re very proud to partner with them for the Women’s Edition Conference in Miami to celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day. 

“We look forward to this long and fruitful partnership to grow the number of opportunities for women in sport globally.” 

The Women’s Edition Conference in Miami is set for success, with its ground-breaking series, featuring keynote speeches, panel discussions and networking sessions. 

The conference is designed to inspire, educate, and empower delegates. 

With a diverse line-up of speakers, sponsors, partners and participants, the conference aims to catalyse action towards creating a more equitable and inclusive sports landscape. 

For more information about our new partners Everything In Sport, as well as how to get involved in the Women Edition Conference, click here. 

You can also click here to see the array of postgraduate female-focused scholarships available worldwide at the Global Institute of Sport. 

Click hereto kick off your career in the sports industry by viewing a GIS prospectus for 2023-24.